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References


Legislation and official policy documents

Act on Continued Payment of Wages and Salaries (Entgeltfortzahlungsgesetz), BGBl. Nr. 399/1974, BGBl. I Nr. 100/2010 (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Alien Employment Act (Ausländerbeschäftigungsgesetz), BGBl. Nr. 218/1975, BGBl. I Nr. 113/2015 (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Austrian Employee Act (Angestelltengesetz), BGBl. Nr. 292/1921, BGBl. I Nr. 152/2015 (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Austrian government programme 2013 – 2018 (Arbeitsprogramm der österreichischen Bundesregierung 2013 - 2018), pdf, Federal Chancellery of Austria Dezember 2013 (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Austrian Labor Constitutional Act (Arbeitsverfassungsgesetz), Nr. 22/1974, BGBl. I Nr. 71/2013 (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Austrian Nutrition Action Plan, summary (Nationaler Aktionsplan Ernährung), Federal Ministry of Health, 2013 (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Austrian Youth Strategy (Jugendstrategie - Strategische Ziele 2013 - 2020), Federal Ministry of Economy Families and Youth (Bundesministerium für Wirtschaft, Familien und Jugend), June 2013 (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Buget booklets (Teilhefte) on the subdivisions of the federal budget, Federal Ministry of Finance, 2016. Partition 25 (UG 25) regards the budget for families and youth. Budget 25.02.02. is dedicated to youth policy measures (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Development of a Youth Strategy (Entwicklung einer Jugendstrategie - Ein Netzwerk entsteht (Phase 1), pdf, Federal Ministry for Economy, Families and Youth (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Education Duty Law (Ausbildungspflichgesetz) , BGBl. I Nr. 62/2016 (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Employment Act for Children and Youth (Kinder und Jugendlichen-Beschäftigungsgesetz), BGBl. Nr. 599/1987, BGBl. I Nr. 152/2015 (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Employee Protection (ArbeitnehmerInnenschutzgesetz), BGBl. Nr. 450/1994, BGBl. I Nr. 72/2016 (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Employment Safeguarding Act (Arbeitsplatzsicherungsgesetz), BGBl. Nr. 683/1991, BGBl. I Nr. 71/2013 (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Equal Treatment Act (Gleichbehandlungsgesetz), BGBl. I Nr. 66/2004, BGBl. I Nr. 34/2015 (last accessed 12/02/2018).

European Commission (Ed.) (2001a). Communication from the Commission: Making a European area of lifelong learning a reality. Brussels (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Federal Act on Corporate Staff and Self-Employment Provision (Betriebliches Mitarbeiter- und Selbständigenvorsorgegesetz), BGBl. I Nr. 100/2002, BGBl. I Nr. 73/2016 (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Federal Act Promoting Volunteer Work (Volunteering Law - FreiwG) (Bundesgesetz zur Förderung von freiwilligem Engagement (Freiwilligengesetz – FreiwG)), BGBl. I Nr. 17/2012, BGBl. I Nr. 120/2016.

Federal child and welfare act 2013 (Bundes-Kinder- und Jugendhilfegesetz 2013), BGBl. I Nr. 69/2013 (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Federal Law on National Council Elections (Bundesgesetz über die Wahl des Nationalrates), BGBl. Nr. 471/1992, BGBl. I Nr. 106/2016 (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Federal Pupils' Representation Act (Schülervertretungengesetz), BGBl. Nr. 284/1990, BGBl. I Nr. 75/2013 (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Federal Youth Promotion Act (Bundesjugendförderungsgesetz), BGBl. I Nr. 126/2000, BGBl. I Nr. 136/2001 (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Federal Youth Representation Act (Bundes-Jugendvertretungsgesetz), BGBl. I Nr. 127/2000, BGBl. I Nr. 136/2001 (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Federal Student Representation Act (Bundesgesetz über die Vertretung der Studierenden), BGBl. I Nr. 45/2014, BGBl. I Nr. 97/2016 (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Funding focus 2017/2018 (Förderschwepunkte 2017/2018), Federal Ministry for Families and Youth, 2016 (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Insolvency-Remuneration Protection act (Insolvenz-Entgeltsicherungsgesetz), BGBl. Nr. 324/1977, BGBl. I Nr. 113/2015 (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Integration Agreement (Integrationsvereinbarung), BGBl. II Nr. 449/2005, BGBl. II Nr. 205/2011 (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Interim Aid Act (Überbrückungshilfengesetz), BGBl. Nr. 174/1963, BGBl. I Nr. 210/2013 (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Juvenile Court Act (Jugendgerichtsgesetz), BGBl. Nr. 599/1988, BGBl. I Nr. 154/2015 (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Labour Market Policy Financing Act (Arbeitsmarktpolitik-Finanzierungsgesetz), BGBl. Nr. 315/1994, BGBl. I Nr. 62/2016 (last accessed 12/02/2018) .

Labour Market Promotion Law (Arbeitsmarktförderungsgesetz), BGBl. Nr. 31/1969, BGBl. I Nr. 71/2013 (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Maternity Protection (Mutterschutzgesetz), BGBl. Nr. 221/1979, BGBl. I Nr. 162/2015 (last accessed 12/02/2018).

National Action Plan on Disability, former Federal Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Consumer Protection, 2012 (last accessed 12/02/2018).

National Action Plan on the Rights of Children and Young People (Nationaler Aktionsplan für die Rechte von Kindern und Jugendlichen), former Ministry of Social Security, Generations and Consumer Protection, November 2004 (last accessed 12/02/2018).

National Action Plan for Integration, Federal Ministry for Europe, Integration and Foreign Affairs, October 2009 (last accessed 12/02/2018).

National Reform  Programme, Federal Chancellery, 2014 (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Overview of all youth relevant aims (Wirkungsorientierung – Wirkungsziele), former Federal Ministry of Families and Youth, 2016 (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Public Employment Service Act (Arbeitsmarktservicegesetz), BGBl. Nr. 313/1994, BGBl. I Nr. 62/2016 (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Qualitiy assurance: Guidelines and documents for qualitiy assurance by the Federal Chancellery (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Service Cheque Act (Dienstleistungsscheckgesetz), BGBl. I Nr. 45/2005, BGBl. I Nr. 30/2014 (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Special Assistence Act (Sonderunterstützungsgesetz), BGBl. Nr. 642/1973, BGBl. I Nr. 81/2013 (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Standards of Public Participation, Austrian Council of Ministers, July 2008 (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Temporary Employment Act (Arbeitskräfteüberlassungsgesetz), BGBl. Nr. 196/1988, BGBl. I Nr. 44/2016 (last accessed 12/02/2018).

The Austrian Youth Strategy - Summary (in English), pdf, former Federal Ministry for Economy, Families and Youth, September 2013 (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Unemployment Emergency Assistance Decree (Notstandshilfeverordnung), BGBl. Nr. 352/1973, BGBl. II Nr. 490/2001 (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Unemployment Insurance Act (Arbeitslosenversicherungsgesetz), BGBl. Nr. 609/1977, BGBl. I Nr. 53/2016 (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Vacation Act (Urlaubsgesetz), BGBl. Nr. 390/1976, BGBl. I Nr. 3/2013 (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Vocational Training Act (Berufsausbildungsgesetz), BGBl. Nr. 142/1969, BGBl. I Nr. 78/2015 (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Waged Employees Severance Pay Act (Abfertigungsgesetz), BGBl. Nr. 107/1979, BGBl. I Nr. 72/2016 (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Working Hours Act (Arbeitszeitgesetz), BGBl. Nr. 461/1969 ,BGBl. I Nr. 42/2016 (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Youth education assurance act  (Jugendausbildungs-Sicherungsgesetz), BGBl. I Nr. 91/1998, BGBl. I Nr. 82/2008; expired: 31.12.2011 (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Youth Guarantee Implementation Plan (Implementierungsplan zur Jugendgarantie) Federal Ministry of Social Affairs, 2014 (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Data and statistics

Graphical abstract of the overall federal budget 2016, Federal Ministry of Finance, 2016 (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Labour Market Statistics, Statistik Austria (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Poverty and social inclusion, Statistik Austria (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Household income, Statistik Austria (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Studies, reports and academic publications

2015 at a Glance, Public Employment Service Austria; pubilshed: June 201 (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Baacke, D. Was ist Medienkompetenz? In: Medienkompetenzportal NRW - Begriffsbestimmung Medienkompetenz (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Children need love and..., former Federal Ministry of Economy, Families and Youth (ehemalige Bundesministerium für WIrtschaft, Familien und Jugend, August 2013 (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Economic Report Austria 2015 Executive Summary (Wirtschaftsbericht 2015), Federal Ministry of Science, Research and Economy; published: June 2015 (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Epidemiology of suicide among children and adolescents in Austria, 2001–2014, Laido, Z., Voracek, M., Till, B. et al. Wien Klin Wochenschr (2017) 129: 121. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00508-016-1092-8 (last accessed 12/02/2018).

ERGÄNZENDER BERICHT zum 3. und 4. Bericht der Republik Österreich an die Vereinten Nationen gemäß Artikel 44, Absatz 1 b des Übereinkommens über die Rechte des Kindes, Netzwerk Kinderrechte Österreich - National Coalition (NC) zur Umsetzung der UN-Kinderrechtskonvention in Österreich, Wien 2011 (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Fact Sheet 17 – Voluntary Work in Austria (Fact Sheet 17 - Freiwilligenarbeit in Österreich), Austrian Integration Fund, Juli 2015 (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Jugendliche, die 14- bis 20-Jährigen. In: Deinet, U., Sturzenhecker, B. (Ed.), Handbuch Offene Kinder- und Jugendarbeit. 4th revised and updated edition, Schröder, A. (2013), Springer VS: Wiesbaden. pp. 111–118.

Living and Working in Austria, (EURES) Public Employment Service Austria; pubilshed: January 2016, (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Muddling through’ and historical institutionalism – Explanatory devices for the long term development of the dualistic Austrian VET system, Institute for Advanced Studies, Department of Sociology, October 2015 (last accessed 12/02/2018).

My Future and My Furture+Chamber of Labour Tyrol (last accessed 12/02/2018).

National Education Report: Bruneforth, M., Lassnigg, L., Vogtenhuber, S., Schreiner, C. & Breit, S. (Hrsg.). (2016). Nationaler Bildungsbericht Österreich 2015, Band 1: Das Schulsystem im Spiegel von Daten und Indikatoren. Graz: Leykam. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.17888/nbb2015-1.2 (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Political Partizipation in Open Youth Work (Politische Parizipation in der Offenen Jugendarbeit), Centre of Competence for Professional Open Children and Youth Work (Bundesweites Netzwerk Offene Jugendarbeit), June 2015 (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Postsecondary vocational education and training in Austria, ibw Austria - Research & Development in VET, February 2012 (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Preventive part on open youth work (Die präventive Rolle der Offenen Jugendarbeit), Federal Ministry for Families and Youth, 2010 (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Quality Handbook for Open Youth Work (Qualität in der offenen Jugenarbeit), Centre of Competence for Professional Open Children and Youth Work (Bundesweites Netzwerk Offene Jugendarbeit), December 2011 (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Quality in Youth Information (Qualität in der Jugendinformation), National Network of Austrian Youth Information Centres,April 2014 ISBN 978-3-200-03569-0 (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Report on extracurricular child and youth work (Außerschulische Kinder- und Jugendarbeit - Ein Überblick), Federal Ministry for Families and Youth, 2015. The report provides a compact overview on the situation of extracurricular child and youth work and their supporting organisations (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Report on the situation of youth employment and apprenticeship training in Austria in 2012 and 2013, ibw Austria - Research & Development in VET and Austrian Institute for Research on Vocational Training (öibf) commissioned by Federal Ministry of Science, Research and Economy; published: June 2014 (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Skills Governance in the EU Member States, Jo Hawley-Woodall, Nicola Duell, David Scott, Leona Finlay-Walker, Lucy Arora and Emanuela Carta, Synthesis Report for the EEPO, August 2015 (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Success factors for the Dual VET System, ibw Austria - Research & Development in VET, October 2015 (last accessed 12/02/2018).
 
Strategy Report of the Federal Government 2013-2016 (Strategiebericht zum Bundesfinanzrahmengesetz 2013 - 2016), March 2012, Bericht der Bundesregierung (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Voluntary engagement: 1st Report on Voluntary Engagement in Austria (Freiwilliges Engagement in Österreich, 1. Freiwilligenbericht), Federal Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Consumer Protection, 2009. Study by Institut für interdisziplinäre Nonprofit Foschung an der Wirschaftsunivcersität Wien (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Voluntary engagement: 2nd Report on Voluntary Engagement in Austria (Bericht zur Lage und zu den Perspektiven des Freiwilligen Engagements in Österreich, 2. Freiwilligenbericht), Federal Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Consumer Protection, 2015. Study by Public Opinion Marketing- und Kommunikationsberatungs-GmbH, Institut für Sozialforschung (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Voluntary engagement in Austria, nationwide population survey 2012 (Freiwilliges Engagement in Österreich, bundesweite Bevölkerungsbefragung 2012) IFES on behalf of the Federal Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Consumer Protection, Spring 2013 (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Volunteering in Austria, Federal Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Consumer Protection, October 2017 (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Youth and work in Austria, Federal Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Consumer Protection, Reporting Year 2016/2017; September 2017 (last accessed 12/02/2018).
 
Youth Monitor, Opinions and Attitudes of Youth regarding Internships/Apprenticeships (Jugendmonitor, Meinungen und Einstellungen Jugendlicher zu Praktika), former Federal Ministry for Economy,  Family and Youth, June 2013 (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Youth Reports (Jugendberichte). Reports on the situation of young people in Austria, responsible institution, 1987, 1993, 1999, 2003, 2007, 2011, 2016 (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Official websites

aufZAQ – Certified quality of non-formal education in youth work (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Austrian Institute of Applied Telecommunications - saferinternet.at (Österreichisches Institut für angewandte Telekommunikation - saferinternet.at) (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Austrian Institute of Economic Research (Österreichisches Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung, WIFO) (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Austrian Integration Fund (Österreichischer Integrationsfonds, ÖIF) (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Austrian Research Promotion Agency (FFG) (Die Österreichische Forschungsförderungsgesellschaft) (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Austria Wirtschaftsservice GmbH (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Austrian Young Workers Movement (Österreichische JungArbeiterBewegung, ÖJAB) (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Austrian Youth Portal (Österreichisches Jugendportal) (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Barcamp E-Partizipation (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Business Service Portal (Unternehmensserviceportal, USP) (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Centre of Competence for Professional Open Children and Youth Work (Bundesweites Netzwerk Offene Jugendarbeit) (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Chamber of Labour (Arbeiterkammer, AK) (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Children’s Rights Network (Kinderrechtenetzwerk) (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Child and Youth Advocacies in Austria (Kinder- und Jugendanwaltschaften Österreich) (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Department for Families and Youth at the Federal Chancellery (Bundeskanzleramt, Bundesministerin für Familien und Jugend) (last accessed 01/08/2018).

European Social Fund: The Federal Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Consumer Protection (BMASK), Unit VI/9, is responsible for the overall coordination of the ESF in Austria (Europäischer Sozialfonds in Österreich) (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Federal Chancellery of Austria (Bundeskanzleramt)

Federal Ministry for Digital and Economic Affairs. (Bundeministerium für Digitalisierung und Wirtschaftsstandort, BMDW) (last accessed 09/04/2018).

Federal Ministry for Europe, Integration and Foreign Affairs (Bundesministerium für Europa, Integration und Äußeres, BMEIA) (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Federal Ministry for Transport, Innovation and Technology (Bundesministerium für Verkehr, Innovation und Technologie) (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Federal Ministry of Defence (Bundesministerium für Landesverteidigung) (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Federal Ministry of Education, Science and Research (Bundesministerium für Bildung, Wissenschaft und Forschung, BMBWF) (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Federal Ministry of Finance (Bundesministerium für Finanzen, BMF) (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Federal Ministry of Internal Affairs (Bundesministerium für Inneres, BMI) (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Federal Ministry of Constitution, Reforms, Deregulation and Justice (Bundesministerium für Verfassung, Reformen, Deregulierung und Justiz) (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Federal Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs, Health and Consumer Protection (Bundesministerium für Arbeit, Soziales, Gesundheit und Konsumentenschutz) (last accessed 09/04/2018).

Federal Ministry Civil Services and Sports (Bundesministerium für öffentlichen Dienst und Sport) (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Federal Ministry of Sustainability and Tourism (Bundesministerium für Nachhaltigkeit und Tourismus) (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Federal Social Office (Bundessozialamt/Sozialministeriumservice) (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Institute for Family Research (Österreichisches Institut für Familienforschung, ÖIF) (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Institute for the Sociology of Law and Criminology (Institut für Rechts- und Kriminalsoziologie) (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Intercultural Centre (Interkulturelles Zentrum) (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Junior Chamber Austria - Junge Wirtschaft Österreich (JWÖ) (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Municipal Department 13-Youth Department (MA13 - Fachbereich Jugend) (last accessed 12/02/2018).

National Network of Austrian Youth Information Centres (Bundesnetzwerk Österreichische Jugendinfos) (last accessed 12/02/2018).

National Youth Council (Bundesjugendvertretung) (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Parliament's General Administration Office (Parlamentsdirektion) (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Participation platform (Beteiligungsplattform) (last accessed 12/02/2018).

PoliPedia (last accessed 12/02/2018).

polis - The Austrian Centre for Citizenship Education in Schools (Zentrum polis - Politik Lernen in der Schule) (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Public Employment Service (Arbeitsmarktservice, AMS) (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Start-up Service of the Economic Chambers (Gründerserviceder Wirschaftskammer Österreich) (last accessed 12/02/2018).

WIK:I – What I can do through informal learning (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Youth Department of Lower Austria (Landesjugendreferat Niederösterreich) (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Youth Department of Salzburg (Landesjugendreferat Salzburg) (last accessed 12/02/2018).

Youthgoals (last accessed 08/08/2018).